Tag Archives: First Responder

PTSD & Mental Health is it that serious? – Hudkins & Halmasy Are On Duty

In this episode we chat Mental Health, PTSD and our first responders. Nick mentions the efforts to break past each responders shield when it comes to each career. We talk on how certain things have effected them and how we can combat that. We dive into different treatments we have seen, how people can determine… Read More »

*NSFW* MY PTSD + STORY TIME

Aboot my PTSD and a story time you don’t want to miss. 1. ‘Waiting for First Light’, Romeo Delaire 2. ‘Highway of Heroes’, The Trews ‘Back to the world’, Street Dogs ‘War After the War’, Street Dogs 3. 7 Cups of Tea https://www.7cups.com https://www.brainline.org/article/dsm-5-criteria-ptsd All of the criteria are required for the diagnosis of PTSD.… Read More »

PTSD WHAT ‘N THE HELL IS IT

PTSD According to the DSM 5 and my terrible job at explaining it. 1. ‘Waiting for First Light’, Romeo Delaire 2. ‘Back to the world’, Street Dogs ‘War After the War’, Street Dogs 3. 7 Cups of Tea https://www.7cups.com https://www.brainline.org/article/dsm-5-criteria-ptsd All of the criteria are required for the diagnosis of PTSD. The following text summarizes… Read More »

Lifelines Documentary Series — Posttraumatic Stress

First Responders are routinely exposed to traumatic events in the course of their duties. In fact, at any given time, one in four First Responders is experiencing Posttraumatic Stress and if left untreated, they are at increased risk for long-term mental and physical health problems. However, with the support and care of family, friends and… Read More »

PTSD in First Responders

PTSD in first responders is real. We owe it to our first responders to help spread awareness on this overlooked subject. Thank you to all that serve our country. If you are struggling with PTSD there is help available. Check out “911 Buddy Check” on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/911BuddyCheck/ Contact us: Registration@alabamafirecollege.org Call: 1(800)241-2467 Visit our website:… Read More »